Introduction to Edge Transport Servers

Introduction to Edge Transport Servers Exchange Server 2016 provides two types of roles, namely the Mailbox server and Edge Transport servers. Mailbox servers contain mailbox databases that process, render, and…

Edge Synchronization

Microsoft Exchange Server Edge Synchronization Edge Subscriptions are used to populate the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) instance on the Edge Transport server with Active Directory data. Although…

Send connectors created automatically by the Edge Subscription

Send connectors created automatically by the Edge Subscription Edge Subscription creates the following Send connectors: A Send connector named EdgeSync – Inbound to <Site Name> that’s configured to relay messages…

Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 Foreign Connectors

Foreign Connectors Sometimes you have to deliver email messages to a system that does not support SMTP as a transport mechanism. One such example is a fax-gateway server. In this…

DAG Quorum and the File Share Witness

DAG Quorum and the File Share Witness Quorum is the voting process that the cluster uses to determine whether the DAG should remain online or go offline. If the DAG…

Exchange File mode replication vs Block mode replication

Exchange File mode replication vs Block mode replication Database replication occurs between DAG members using two methods: (1). File mode replication (2). Block mode replication (1). File mode replication: During…

Exchange Database Availability Group (DAG) Concepts

Database Availability Group (DAG) Concepts DAG Members The Mailbox servers that are members of the DAG and can host database copies within the DAG. A DAG can have up to…

Exchange MRS Proxy endpoint

Enable MRS Proxy endpoint for remote moves   The Mailbox Replication service (MRS) has a proxy endpoint that’s required for cross-forest mailbox moves and remote move migrations between your on-premises…

Exchange Message Content conversion

Microsoft Exchange Mail routing Message Content Conversion Process.   Content conversion   Content conversion is the process of correctly formatting a message for each recipient. The decision to perform content conversion…

How to get Exchange Server build/version numbers

How to get Exchange server build numbers/version numbers Get-ExchangeServer | ft Name,Edition,AdminDisplayVersion -autosize (or) Get-ExchangeServer | Format-List Name,Edition,AdminDisplayVersion Ref: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/exchange/new-features/build-numbers-and-release-dates?view=exchserver-2019

Exchange Event Logs CMDlets

Exchange Event Log Powershell CMDlets To view only the Exchange-related services that are currently running Get-Service *exch* | Where-Object {$_.Status -eq ‘Running’} The following example retrieves the services from every…

The Active Sync Device cannot be found

Unable to delete Active Sync Devices in Exchange. Error: The Active Sync Device cannot be found.   When you try to remove the mobile partnership in EMC(User Mailbox -> Right…

Shared mailbox emails not saved in Shared mailbox Sent Items folder

When a user sends an email from a shared mailbox the sent emails are stored on the user’s personal Sent Items folder instead of the shared mailbox’s sent Items folder.…

Exchange 2013 MAPI over HTTP(S)

MAPI over HTTP(S) Implementation Steps: Requirements/Prerequisites Server Requirements: All Exchange 2013 Client Access Servers to be updated to Exchange Server 2013 SP1 (or later).   Client Requirements: Outlook 2013 SP1 or…

Edge Transport Server

The Edge Transport server role is available from Exchange 2013 Service Pack 1. This server role is deployed in the perimeter network and outside the Active Directory forest. Edge Transport…

How to verify safe senders and blocked senders

Powershell Command: Get-MailboxJunkEmailConfiguration -Identity “[email protected]” Result:  

Unable to Open Encrypt email in outlook – Error: Something went wrong. Rights Management protected content. Unspecified Error

Error message: “Something went wrong. Rights Management protected content. Unspecified Error” What is Information Rights Management (IRM): Use Information Rights Management (IRM) in Office 2016 to specify permission for accessing…